1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

20s?

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by N8, Oct 31, 2007.

  1. N8

    N8 Kowalski Details
    VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2007
    Messages:
    17,163
    Likes Received:
    718
    Just wondering if there was anybody on the forum running 20s on 225/30/20? Just wondering what the general drive was like, handling, everyday coping with uk roads etc? I would love 20s, but 19s are more practical I feel. I do alot of motorway miles and enjoy "spirited" driving also.

    Thanks
     
  2. Advert Guest Advertisement


  3. sat1983

    sat1983 Member

    Joined:
    Feb 17, 2007
    Messages:
    828
    Likes Received:
    7
    Can't see 20s looking good on an A3. The ride is seriously affected on 19s already so dread to think what it'd be like on 20s!
     
  4. treblesykes

    treblesykes Member

    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2004
    Messages:
    690
    Likes Received:
    2
    Dont go sueing the council when you wreck the wheels in a tiny pothole they need that money to mend the potholes in the first place
     
  5. Boydie

    Boydie Guest

    19s and lowered is enough lad in my opinion

    I dont think the 19s have affected my car that much to be honest but we will soon see if i decide to put my 17s back on for winter
     
  6. TDI-line

    TDI-line Uber Post Whore
    Team Floret Silver quattro Audi A3 Black Edition TDi

    Joined:
    Oct 14, 2004
    Messages:
    9,230
    Likes Received:
    393
    Please, not an A3.:blownose:
     
  7. benw123

    benw123 Moderator

    Joined:
    Oct 10, 2004
    Messages:
    1,863
    Likes Received:
    3
    Agree - it's not the right car. A guy in my street has a black Dodge Ram 1500 pick-up with chromed 20" rims and they suit this monster.
     
  8. Mikey

    Mikey Member

    Joined:
    Nov 6, 2006
    Messages:
    885
    Likes Received:
    2
    IMO even 19's are too big for a A3 so 20's would be plain stupid.
     
  9. Tommy1finger

    Tommy1finger Member

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2007
    Messages:
    58
    Likes Received:
    3


    If you lower your car enough, 19's look just fine:salute: A few examples from the States:

    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]


    [​IMG]


    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]








    [​IMG]


    A3 sportback on 20's:

    [​IMG]


    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    And finally here is my car on 19's:


    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
  10. N8

    N8 Kowalski Details
    VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2007
    Messages:
    17,163
    Likes Received:
    718
    That was a wonderful post, thank you very much. Don't worry guys I'm gettin 19s. Some of those sportbacks look absolutley GORGEOUS!!! Thank you very much.
     
  11. Tommy1finger

    Tommy1finger Member

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2007
    Messages:
    58
    Likes Received:
    3
    Glad I could help out making your decision. IMO 19's are just the right size for the A3. 18's are too small, 20's are a little too much, it can be done and look stunning if you have a deep enough wallet.....

    Looking forward to see pictures of your ride with your new wheels...:icon_thumright:

    Check out these forums for ideas:

    http://forums.fourtitude.com/zeroforum?id=548

    http://www.audizine.com/forum/forumdisplay.php?f=56

    With the $US being so low even with shipping to the UK you should find some killer deals on parts for your car....
     
  12. N8

    N8 Kowalski Details
    VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2007
    Messages:
    17,163
    Likes Received:
    718
    You really are a great help!! Don't worry I can't wait till my ride is built!! Don't worry I will be one of the heaviest modders on this forum and my A3 will be one of the nicest, I hope!!!

    Thanks again
     
  13. s3avo

    s3avo .

    Joined:
    Oct 14, 2007
    Messages:
    25
    Likes Received:
    0
    please dont ruin an a3 im begging..:crying:
     
  14. N8

    N8 Kowalski Details
    VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2007
    Messages:
    17,163
    Likes Received:
    718
    No, in terms on money spent. I won't ruin it, I'll release its potential. honest!!!
     

Share This Page